While Disney has decided to celebrate the different orientations and gender identities through a pride month, the company finds itself under attack by a former executive producer. He claims to have been the victim of discrimination on sexual orientation and he therefore decided to file a complaint with the Californian Supreme Court on Tuesday, according to information from The Verge.
“The complainant made direct and repeated complaints to HR regarding the discrimination he suffered while employed by the defendants,” it is written on the documents of this complaint disclosed by Deadline. This former executive producer of the chain ABC, a chain apartment to the Disney group, assured to have encountered difficulties in obtaining promotions from the moment when his sexual orientation was known to his officials.
No comments from Disney
“When his sexual orientation was made known to his superiors and after being discriminated against and being put on a dead end career path, he was repeatedly denied promotions without recourse or relief from resources. human, ”said his lawyer. This is not the manager’s first complaint.
The first was in April, in front of the Department of Fair Employment and Housing. For now, Disney has not yet communicated on these accusations.